Southern Korea’s Foreign Brides

Southern Korea’s Foreign Brides

The federal government attempts to tackle the thorny dilemma of migrant brides and domestic physical violence.

Her senior introduced to her through a local marriage broker, Do Thi My Tien was optimistic she could create a comfortable life for herself abroad when she agreed to marry a foreign man 20 years.

Tien married Lee Geun-sik, a South Korean, and traveled a global far from her village that is small in Ninh, a province 100 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh City. In 2005, the newlyweds settled straight down in Southern Jeolla Province when you look at the corner that is southwestern of nation.

But exactly what started ten years ago with a great deal hope and vow, ended last year on July 24 in a murder that is sordid. Continue reading “Southern Korea’s Foreign Brides”